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How Potatoes Grow

Cultivation, Potatoes | 2 Comments

This article focuses on the growth of "white" potatoes - your standard every day potato which is a member of the Solanaceae family which includes tomatoes, eggplants and capsicums.  Sweet potatoes are a different family than white potatoes.  The sweet potato is a member of the morning-glory family, Convolvulaceae.  Sweet potatoes (Ipomoea batatas) are not actually ...